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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Partly Cloudy

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 7 Dec 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
3:18 am CST Dec 7, 2016
4am CST Dec 7, 2016-6pm CST Dec 13, 2016
 
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